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Tryouts for McMinn County High School baseball will take place 3-5 p.m. Monday, June 8, and Tuesday, June 9. Centers for Disease Control guidelines, including social distancing protocol, will be in effect. Players must bring their own equipment and refreshments.


Traveling may not be on your mind right now. It probably is not safe enough for most of us to hop on a plane and visit a new area. Even if you traveled by car, you would still have to get out and more than likely be around many other people.



Jerry Lee Barker, 69, of Etowah went home to be with his Lord …

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Police Reports

• David Heath Weir, 28, of 412 Iowa Ave., Etowah, was arrested on May 31 by the Etowah Police Department and charged with public intoxication. He was released on $500 bond and faced a date in General Sessions Court on June 1. Read more